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1995 Detroit Lions: The Forgotten Greatest Show on Turf

Published by on May 12, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NFL

The Greatest Show on Turf personified the St. Louis Rams franchise at turn of the millennium, after their offense left the rest of the NFL in ruin. 

But was that title mistakenly placed on the wrong franchise? 

In 1995, the league saw an offensive juggernaut post superior numbers than the Rams would compile four years later, that team…The Detroit Lions.

The biggest argument anointing the 1995 Lions the Greatest Show on Turf would be: the team finished with a 10-6 record, losing to the Philadelphia Eagles in the playoffs while the 1999 Rams were 13-3, and went on to become Super Bowl Champions. 
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